IBT Office of the General Executive Board Records
Scope and Contents
This collection consists of meeting transcripts and bound minutes and reports pertaining to the General Executive Board. The articles range in date from 1958-1986.
- Creation: 1939-1986
- International Brotherhood of Teamsters (Organization)
- International Brotherhood of Teamsters, Chauffeurs, Warehousemen, and Helpers of America (Organization)
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
Some material may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the patron's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections.
Biographical / Historical
The General Executive Board (GEB) of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters (IBT) holds governing authority over the IBT and its subordinate bodies. The Board upholds the laws and policies of the organization as expressed in its Constitution. The number of GEB members has differed over time. The GEB is currently composed of seven At Large Vice Presidents, three Eastern Regional Vice Presidents, five Central Regional Vice Presidents, two Southern Regional Vice Presidents, three Western Regional Vice Presidents, three Canadian Vice Presidents and three Trustees. The GEB meets quarterly to conduct reviews and decide on issues of importance to the Union.
4.5 Linear Feet
Language of Materials
This collection consists of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters Office of the General Executive Board records. These range in date from 1958-1986.
This collection is organized into two series: Meeting transcripts and Minutes and reports.
Materials may be stored off-site, and may require additional retrieval time. Please contact the Special Collections Research Center for more information.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Transferred by the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, December 5, 2014, (2012.006).
- Guide to the International Brotherhood of Teamsters Office of the General Executive Board records, 1958-1986
- Special Collections Research Center, The George Washington University
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English